DIY Hacks for Your American Girl Doll



Affiliate links may have been used in this post. To read our full disclaimer, click here.

If anyone has an American Girl Doll you know how expensive all the accessories and extras can be!
AGdolsOwning an American Girl Doll doesn’t have to be as expensive as it seems. If you are creative and love to DIY and make crafts, you can create some AMAZING items for your dolls that cost barely anything. 

Here are some of our favorite ideas:

DIY Doll Furniture:
DIY Doll Nightstand
This is such a cute diy to make a doll sized nightstand. Perfect craft to make doll furniture for our American Girl Dolls.

DIY Lemonade Stand
Lemonade7

Doll Trundle Bed
american girl trundle doll bed

Ikea Hacked Doll Closet
DIY American Girl Gymnastic Bars
DIY Doll Desk Set
DIY Doll Size Lockers
Doll Size Bathtub (from the Dollar Store)
Doll Sized Music Stand

FREE Doll Crafts and Printables:
American Girl Doll Ideas has some FABULOUS ideas. She has this great page full of Doll Crafts and Printables that you can make for your dolls. There are free printables and also videos. Your girls will have a blast watching them.
Here are some of our favorites:
AG Doll Cookie Jar
Science Fair Set Tutorial
American Girl Paper Towel Printables
DIY AG Doll Jello Pudding Craft Printables
Grace’s Bakery Bags Printables
DIY Doll Star Wars Lightsaber
Laundry Printables
American Girl Coffee Pot

DIY Doll Clothes and Accessories:
DIY Doll Socks
Never run out of American Girl doll socks again! These DIY doll socks can be made in just a few minutes. Learn how here!

Fabric Tulle Skirt
AG Doll Booties
No-Sew Doll Cast
Handerkerchief Skirt
American Girl Doll Pillowcase Nightgown

Easy No Sew Fleece Poncho  – we used this easy tutorial with our American Heritage Girls Troop as we were working on the Toys and Games Badge. We didn’t have any fleece so we used jersey knit fabric instead.
11988427_10206879675966606_5743431134449333483_nThere are also lots of ways to clean your doll up and get her hair shiny and nice again without having to send her away to the expensive doll hospital!
Doll Hair and Skin Care:
Fixing Doll Hair Curly or Straight
How to Care for Dolls Hair and Vinyl
How to Fix Curly American Girl Doll Hair
How to Restore an American Girl Doll
How to Make an American Girl Doll Look New Again
How to Clean Marks off Vinyl Dolls

If you don’t have the time or resources to make your own items, I have found some very inexpensive accessories and furniture that work great! We have the bunk bed set and love it! It’s held up with three little girls for over 2 years now!

Written by Sarah

Sarah

Sarah is a wife, daughter of the King and Granola Mama to 4 children ages 16-5. She is a Charlotte Mason style homeschooler and has been homeschooling for 13 years now. She is still trying to find the balance between work and keeping a home and says she can only do it by the Grace of God, Coffee and Green Smoothies!

Opt In Image
Join our growing list of 120,000 homeschoolers who LOVE free stuff!

Is my email safe and will I get junk? Click here for info.

Similar Posts You Might Like:


Need An Affordable Approach to Learning?
Save time, money and stress with our award-winning online homeschool curriculum!

Free and Cheap Kindle Kids Books: Minecraft

Please remember, Amazon prices can change quickly. Prices shown are accurate as of the time this post went live, but may only be so for a limited time. Please double check the price before purchasing any of the books below. All of these books can be downloaded to your Kindle or read on the Kindle App on…

FREE “Dear Coffee” Printable

Are you a coffee lover? Do you enjoy tasting new brews and savoring that first cup each morning? This just so happens to match my kitchen perfectly! I plan to print it and get a nice vintage frame for it!Wendy is creating a coffee bar in her home and offers…

Free and Cheap Kindle Books for Kids

Free and Cheap Books for Kindle Please remember, Amazon prices can change quickly. The books below were free at the time this post went live, but may only be so for a limited time. Please double check the price before purchasing any of the books below.         Secrets of the Magic Ring {1.99}   Emma Dilemma and…

130+ AMAZING Strawberry Recipes

Spring is just around the corner and that means gardens will be planted and fruits will soon follow. That means lots of canning and delicious treats! I can't wait, so I started searching for some yummy ways to use peaches. I hope you enjoy them too!BreakfastStrawberry Coffee Cake Muffins | Sugar…

9 FREE & Cheap Kindle Book for Creative People — Drawing, Music, and Photography!

Please note: The following Kindle books were discounted at the time of posting, but likely will only be so for a limited time. Prices can change quickly. Please verify the price before purchasing. (We are sharing these books, but have not personally read them, so please review them before sharing…

(Time Sensitive) Freezer & Slow Cooker Cookbooks FREE – 3 more days

You're going to LOVE these freebies that making back to school dinner planning easy peasy! Stop over at Intoxicated on Life to receive No Cook Freezer Meals and Easy & Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes by Kelly McNelis until the end of the day 8/29/14.   What You’ll Receive No Cook Freezer Meals No Cook Freezer…

FREE Table Setting Placemat Printables

Are you teaching your little ones how to set the table?  If so, these FREE Table Setting Placemat Printables from Cornerstone Confessions will help!GET THEM HERE

FREE Printable Vintage Paper Placemats

Whether you're having a ladies' luncheon or perhaps an afternoon snack with your daughter, these free, printable Vintage Paper Placemats are sure to make your guests feel special! They would also look lovely placed under plates of sweets and finger foods. It will definitely display your food items in a lovely manner.Click…

7 FREE and Cheap Kindle Books for Christians

7 FREE Kindle Books Please remember, Amazon prices can change quickly. The books below were free or discounted at the time this post went live, but may only be so for a limited time. Please double check the price before purchasing any of the books below.      A History of Christianity - 99¢   The Four Gospels:…

6 FREE and Cheap Christian Parenting Kindle Books

Today we are delighted to share one FREE and several discounted Christian Parenting KINDLE Books! (PLEASE NOTE: We may not have read all of these books, so we cannot personally recommend them.) Please note: These Kindle books were FREE or ON SALE at the time of posting, but likely will only be so for…

CLICK HERE TO VIEW ALL NEW POSTS

Notebooking Pages Free Resources